Fes Desert Excursion | Desert Trip From Fes | Camel Trekking |
Day 1: Fes – Medilt – Ziz Valley – Merzouga (Camel Ride & Night in Desert)
After the breakfast we pick you up at your accommodation around 8:00 a.m. Our passage to the desert will be through the scenic slopes of the Atlas Mountain Range. First, we experience the beauty of the cedar forests in the Middle Atlas, and enter the world of the Berber people as we pass many of the mountain villages. We then pass by Ifrane, a charming ski resort and Azrou, also an important handicraft center specializing in cedar woodwork. In Midelt, we stop for lunch and enjoy the unique backdrop of this town that is nestled in between the middle and High Atlas Mountains. We continue our drive towards the desert via Erfoud, towards the ultimate; a camel trek into the beautiful Erg Chebbi dunes. As the sun begins to set over the horizon, we ride our camels through the desert towards the camp where you will spend a magical evening in a bivouac camp. As you settle into the camp and relax under a million stars, we prepare a fresh and delicious Berber dinner. After dinner, you can climb to the top of the dunes, gaze up at the stars and even go sand boarding. The desert is pure freedom. In the evening you can choose to sleep in a traditional Nomad tent made of camel hair or outside under the stars.
Day 2: Merzouga – Rissani – Erfoud – Tinghir – Todra Gorges – Dades – Ouarzazate
In the morning, you will have opportunity to take some amazing pictures as the sun rises over the dunes. It is a unique and unforgettable experience. Our camels await you for the trek back to the hotel, where you will enjoy a fresh shower and an open air breakfast at the edge of the desert overlooking the dunes. After enjoying a fresh shower and an open air breakfast at the edge of the desert overlooking the dunes.
We then depart for Erfoud. It is one of the oldest known sites, where you can find precious and unique fossils. As we make our way through the palm tree groves, we stop for lunch and head to Todra Gorges, a magnificent canyon in the Atlas Mountains. There we will have a walk through the canyon floor with the spectacular cliffs surrounding us on either side.
We will follow the Dades Valley through El Kelaa Magona, the Valley of the Roses and the road of a thousand Kasbahs, We end the day in Ouarzazate
Day 3:Ouarzazate – Ait Benhaddou – Hight Atlas Mountains – Tizi nTichka – Marrakech
Leaving Ouarzazate in the Morning ,we will visit UNESCO protected site of Ait Ben Haddou., a most impressive Kasbah and well-preserved fortress in Morocco. Many movies were filmed here such as the Gladiator. Leave Ait Ben Haddou and start heading towards the majestic Atlas Mountains. Cross the High Atlas Mountains via the highest road pass in Morocco Tizni Tichka 2260m high offering impressive views of valleys, mountains and many Berber villages nearby. arrive to Marrakech in evening. Your journey with us will end at your desired location, either at a Riad, Hotel or airport.
This suggested itineraries can be modified entirely to your personal wishes. Please contact us for more information.